Recent Blog Posts

Mayoral Candidates are coming together to talk about the Arts

With the Calgary civic election on the horizon, three theatre companies have come together to host a Mayoral Candidates Forum on the Arts. Spearheaded by Theatre Junction Grand with One Yellow Rabbit Theatre and Alberta Theatre Projects, the forum will take place on August 28th, at 6pm, at Theatre Junction Grand.

Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards comes to an end

As our city launches into one of the busiest months in theatre during September, it is with heavy hearts and regret that the Calgary Theatre Critics (Louis B Hobson, Stephen Hunt, Rodrigo Flores and Jenna Shummoogum) must announce the conclusion of the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards (The Critters.) Since 2011, the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards […]

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival Calgary is back for two days of indulgence on October 17 and 18, offering a little something for everyone. The Festival offers the opportunity to sample an extensive variety of world-class wine, scotch, premium spirits, import and micro-brewed beer along with gourmet culinary creations from local restaurants, hotels […]

Recent Reviews

Alberta Theatre Projects’ The Virgin Trial is a fierce follow up to The Last Wife

To say that Alberta Theatre Projects’ presentation of The Virgin Trial by Kate Hennig is charged is an understatement. As a follow up to The Last Wife, this play thrusts Elizabeth (Bess) front and centre. She is the centre of a trial to uncover her involvement with a plan to abduct Edward the current King, attempted by Thomas Seymour. […]

Theatre Calgary’s Honour Beat is a refreshing story

It’s when we all come together that it can all fall apart. The sisters of Theatre Calgary’s Honour Beat are trying the best they can to keep the story of their family together, as they lose their mother. The play is about the mother daughter relationship and the strong ties of family that keep us together. Honour Beat by […]

Magical Mystery Detour – Review

If you saw Shadows in Bloom last year at the Calgary Fringe Festival, this is the third in the series by Gemma Wilcox about a somewhat lonely woman named Sandra and her tale of life and love.  Magical Mystery Detour is performed with the same quirky flair as Wilcox’s other productions, where she plays all the characters, from […]